Noticing the tell tale-signs of ageing? If yes, then you need an effective anti-aging serum in your beauty arsenal. Why? Well, a serum is able to penetrate the deeper layers of the skin (because it’s molecular structure is smaller than that of a moisturiser) and treat whatever your particular skincare concern may be. NIVEA Q10 … Continue Reading

Looking for a new scent to take you from the cooler days of autumn into the full blown chill of winter? Then may I suggest the utterly divine Lady Emblem Elixir EDP by Montblanc. In this scent, rose absolute has been given a more robust personality than the brands previous scent, Lady Emblem. I’d best … Continue Reading

If there’s one make-up product that gets me excited, it’s a great foundation. You see, foundation is a transformative product because it has the ability to give any complexion a flawless appearance. So, to me anyway, it makes sense to spend a little more on this particular product. The correct formula can conceal a multitude … Continue Reading

I recently received some beautiful products from the new Clarins ‘Contouring Perfection’ range to play with. Now, while Clarins are well known for their skincare, their make-up is really fantastic too. I personally rate the brands foundations among the best, and LOVE the Lip Oils. The limited edition Face Contouring Palette R595 is simple to … Continue Reading

To an intimate reader experience in Cape Town When: Wednesday 12 April 2017 Where: CHANEL Edgars V&A Waterfront Cape Town Time: 18:00 – 20:00 You’ll receive: *A skin consultation *A make-over & lip touch-up using Rouge Coco Gloss *A Fragrance layering with Coco Mademoiselle *An exclusive, limited edition CHANEL makeup bag We’ll sip bubbly, snack on macaroons … Continue Reading

A good moisturiser is one of the key building blocks of a great skincare regime. A moisturiser should hydrate and nourish your skin, but also address your skin’s specific concerns. If you have oily skin, look for a light, oil-free gel formula. If your skin is dry, opt for richer formulations. Those with sensitive skin … Continue Reading

When it comes to makeup, I’m all about bold lips. I believe that wearing a strong, eye catching lip colour like red, bold pink, purple or orange is the quickest way to make a statement with your makeup. I was so excited when I received the new Rimmel London Only 1 Matte Lipstick press drop. … Continue Reading

These 5 beauties vary in price from splurge to steal. There’s a range of budget clay masks to suit most skin types; a fantastic makeup removing balm that YOU’RE GOING TO LOVE; an anti-aging foundation that not only gives the skin a gorgeous glow, but also treats it with powerful ingredients; a wonderful balm that … Continue Reading